Still Life with Flowers, Shells, a Shark's Head, and Petrifications
Antoine Berjon, French, 1754 - 1843
Made in France, Europe Date:
Oil on canvasDimensions:
42 1/2 × 34 9/16 inches (108 × 87.8 cm)Curatorial Department:
* Gallery 399, European Art 1500-1850, third floorAccession Number:
Purchased with the Edith H. Bell Fund, 1981
Sale, Sotheby's, London, November 26, 1980, lot 14 ; with P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., London; sold to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, October 26, 1981.
1. Sotheby's has no record of prior owners (communication of January 28, 2004, curatorial file), nor does Colnaghi (letter of July 27, 2005).
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